The Sarajevo Tunnel tour takes you back in time. The Sarajevo Tunnel is an underground tunnel that represents the Bosnian War. Now the Tunnel is turned into a museum. Moreover, this tunnel was dug by hands with shovels and picks. This tunnel used to connect two neighborhoods with the free parts of Sarajevo during the Bosnian War. It is a landmark of historical importance as people used it to transport food, clothes and medical aids to other parts of the city. The construction of this tunnel began in secret in 1993.
The workers of this tunnel used to work 8 hours per day and were paid 1 pack of cigarettes a day. Moreover, in this tour, you will get to see the Eternal flame that is located near Central Sarajevo The flame is a real memorial for the military and civilian victims of Sarajevo during WWII. From there you can see other important landmarks of Sarajevo. Sarajevo suffered from major wars that destroyed it. The wars aimed for ethnic cleansing and were proceeded by a major genocide. Nowadays the city is rebuilt but still wounds from the past remain noticeable. Book this Sarajevo Tunnel tour and see in the museum, life during the war years.
We meet at the city hall to walk towards the Eternal flame and see the important landmarks around there. Afterward, we proceed towards the tunnel of hope that is located near the Sarajevo Airport and there we visit and see the truth about the Bosnian War.
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